Energy Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Dec 2nd

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about today’s action in the Energy (NYSE:XLE) sector:

Gainers (% price change)

  • Penn Virginia Corporation (NYSE:PVA): The shares closed at $5.83, up $0.46, or 8.57%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $266.48 million. About the company: Penn Virginia Corporation explores for and produces oil and natural gas. The Company also collects royalties and overriding royalty interests on various oil and gas properties, coal mineral rights, and related royalties. Penn explores for crude oil and condensate and natural gas in the Appalachian Basin. The Company operates in VA, WV, and KY. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Clayton Williams Energy (NASDAQ:CWEI): The shares closed at $79.89, up $6.29, or 8.55%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $971.66 million. About the company: Clayton Williams Energy, Inc. and its subsidiaries explore for and produce oil and natural gas. The Company’s activities are primarily located in Texas, Louisiana, and other southern states. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Goodrich Petroleum Corp. (NYSE:GDP): The shares closed at $15.62, up $1.13, or 7.8%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $564.27 million. About the company: Goodrich Petroleum Corporation and its subsidiaries explore, develop, produce, and acquire oil and natural gas properties. The Company’s properties are located in the onshore portions of the United States, primarily in Louisiana and Texas. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Dynegy Inc. (NYSE:DYN): The shares closed at $3.15, up $0.21, or 7.14%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $385.67 million. About the company: Dynegy Inc. provides electricity to markets and customers throughout the United States. The Company’s sell electric energy, capacity and ancillary services on a wholesale basis from its power generation facilities. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Hercules Offshore, Inc. (NASDAQ:HERO): The shares closed at $4.09, up $0.24, or 6.23%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $563.98 million. About the company: Hercules Offshore, Inc. offers offshore contract drilling, liftboat and inland barge services. The Company operates in the United States Gulf of Mexico, the Middle East, India, Latin America, West Africa, and Malaysia. Hercules serves oil and natural gas exploration and production companies. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Enbridge Energy Partners (NYSE:EEP): The shares closed at $30.65, down $1.34, or 4.19%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $8.37 billion. About the company: Enbridge Energy Partners, L.P. is a master limited partnership that transports and stores hydrocarbon energy. The Company transports crude oil and natural gas liquids to refineries in the midwestern United States and eastern Canada. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • GMX Resources Inc. (NYSE:GMXR): The shares closed at $13.11, down $0.57, or 4.17%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $409.21 million. About the company: GMX Resources Inc. acquires and develops oil and gas properties in the United States. The Company currently holds interests in producing and undeveloped properties located primarily in Texas, Louisiana, Kansas, and New Mexico. GMX is concentrating its efforts on the acquisition and development of gas reserves. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Tesco Corporation (NASDAQ:TESO): The shares closed at $13.12, down $0.54, or 3.95%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $501.15 million. About the company: Tesco Corporation is an international oilfield service company operating worldwide. The Company designs, manufactures, sells, and operates top drive and underbalanced drilling systems, completion products, and control, electrical, and hydraulic systems. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Yanzhou Coal Mining Co (NYSE:YZC): The shares closed at $23.60, down $0.76, or 3.12%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $11.61 billion. About the company: Yanzhou Coal Mining Company Limited operates underground mining and coal preparation and operation businesses. Its products are sold in domestic and international markets. The Company also provides railway transportation services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI): The shares closed at $53.62, down $1.63, or 2.95%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $23.40 billion. About the company: Baker Hughes Incorporated supplies reservoir-centered products, services, and systems to the worldwide oil and gas industry. The Company provides products and services for oil and gas exploration, drilling, completion, and production. Baker Hughes also manufactures and markets a variety of roller cutter bits and fixed cutter diamond bits. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

(Note: Selected financial data are sourced from Google Finance. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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